The question one must ask when evaluating the state of Republican efforts to re-criminalize marijuana is, why? And why now? Nearly half of the country has shown support for this movement, and even with Sessions doing his best to undermine it, there doesn't seem to be any signs of slowing momentum.
Let Stewart's five-minute segment completely eviscerating the network and what it's allowed itself to become provide the epitaph for this sorry chapter in CNN's once-proud history.
If you find yourself bored today, just head over to Twitter and search "Carol Costello" -- then sit back and let the outraged conservative arm-flailing roll over you like that giant wave in the Interstellar trailer.